Biography of Philippe MATHURIN
Philippe Mathurin is Professor of Hepatology and Head of the research program on liver disease since 2001 and chief of the Department of Hepatology and Gastroenterology of the University Hospital of Lille since 2013. He completed his medical training and achieved his PhD in Pitié-Salpêtrière and Antoine Béclère Hospitals in Paris from 1990 to 1997. He undertook a research fellowship in Professor Tsukamoto’s laboratory at the USC School of Medicine in Los Angeles, USA, between 1997 and 1999. He is associate editor of Journal of Hepatology since 2009. Philippe Mathurin has published more than 250 articles in prominent journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Gut and Journal of Hepatology. His main research interests are alcoholic hepatitis, Hepatitis C virus, non alcoholic fatty liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma.